Wednesday, November 14, 2018

Events

Top things to do in Tampa Bay on Saturday Nov. 10

Top things to do in Tampa Bay on Saturday Nov. 10

R. Kelly: Donít be surprised to see protesters outside tonightís concert by the popular singer, songwriter, producer who crowns himself as the "King of R&B" who is bringing along R&B sensation Keyshia Cole and Adina Howard. 8 p.m., Yuengling Center (...
Published: 11/09/18
Top things to do in Tampa Bay on Sunday, Nov. 11

Top things to do in Tampa Bay on Sunday, Nov. 11

Ribfest: This final day of music, ribs and fair food brings headliners Los Lonely Boys and Barenaked Ladies. Opens at 12 p.m., Vinoy Park, 501 Fifth Ave. NE, St. Petersburg. $20. (727) 528-3828; ribfest.org.Shakespeare in the City: The St. Petersburg...
Published: 11/09/18
Local craft beer of the week: Munich Dunkel Lager, Dissent Craft Brewing

Local craft beer of the week: Munich Dunkel Lager, Dissent Craft Brewing

St. Petersburg’s Dissent Craft Brewing Company has entered full autumn mode.The lineup of deliciously festive brews on tap ranges from a sour ale flavored with crème brulee tea to a pumpkin and maple harvest ale. There’s also the b...
Published: 11/07/18
Updated: 11/08/18
Bar review: The Strawberry Tap is a fruitful trip

Bar review: The Strawberry Tap is a fruitful trip

I’m a big fan of day trips. You can enjoy a pretty remarkable change of scenery in under an hour for most parts of Tampa Bay. This time around, I decided on Plant City: less than an hour’s drive from home and less than a half hour from ...
Published: 11/07/18
Updated: 11/08/18
Top things to do in Tampa Bay on Nov. 9

Top things to do in Tampa Bay on Nov. 9

Ribfest: This annual festival kicks off with just $5 admission today. With music, delicious ribs and fair food like funnel cakes, pretzels and more. 4 p.m., Vinoy Park, 501 Fifth Ave. NE, St. Petersburg. $5 Friday, $20 Saturday-Sunday. (727) 528-3828...
Published: 11/08/18
Never before exhibited works from acclaimed Cuban artist Pedro Pablo Oliva on display at UT

Never before exhibited works from acclaimed Cuban artist Pedro Pablo Oliva on display at UT

TAMPA ó Many never before exhibited works from a contemporary Cuban artist are on display at the University of Tampaís Scarfone/Hartley Gallery.Pedro Pablo Oliva is an acclaimed artist residing in Cuba. Active since the 1960s, his work is a favorite ...
Published: 11/08/18
What’s happening in food: Ribfest, The Chowder Challenge, Tarpon Springs Sponge Docks Seafood Festival

What’s happening in food: Ribfest, The Chowder Challenge, Tarpon Springs Sponge Docks Seafood Festival

This weekend marks the 30th anniversary of St. Petersburg's Ribfest, but Tarpon Springs goes one better with the 31st edition of the Sponge Docks Seafood Festival
Published: 11/07/18
Before R. Kellyís Tampa show, #MuteRKelly founder Kenyette Barnes explains why she wants to cancel it

Before R. Kellyís Tampa show, #MuteRKelly founder Kenyette Barnes explains why she wants to cancel it

Kenyette Barnes has been trying to silence R. Kelly since her college days in the early 2000s. But only recently has the country started listening.Barnes, an Atlanta lobbyist and activist, is the founder of #MuteRKelly, a social media movement akin t...
Published: 11/06/18
Holiday shopping opportunities abound this weekend

Holiday shopping opportunities abound this weekend

Shop local galleries to give the gift of handmade and original art, or visit a new vintage market. Holiday markets are in full swing.
Published: 11/07/18
What’s happening in sports: 3 Bridges Half Marathon, Old Salt King of the Beach fishing tournament, Bucs, Lightning

What’s happening in sports: 3 Bridges Half Marathon, Old Salt King of the Beach fishing tournament, Bucs, Lightning

Run the bridges in Clearwater, fish for kings or feast at fest, and live Bucs and Lightning.
Published: 11/07/18